What Drives the Deputies Crazy During Hearings (Webinar)

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM)

Presented by the ISBA Workers’ Compensation Section

Registration link can be found on the right side of this page.

What Drives the Deputies Crazy During Hearings (Webinar)
Tuesday, February 12
12:00 - 1:00 pm

This webinar will be using GoToMeetings. You will hear the speaker via your computer’s speaker and see the PowerPoint via your computer. The web link will be emailed out 3 days in advance. If you have any questions regarding the webinar you can email Christy Cronin at ccronin@iowabar.org.

Erica Fitch

Erica Fitch is a Deputy Workers’ Compensation Commissioner for the Iowa Division of Workers’ Compensation. Following graduation from law school at the University of California-Davis, Erica joined the Division in 2008 as a Compliance Administrator. In 2010, she accepted a position as Deputy Workers’ Compensation Commissioner, tasked primarily with hearing, deciding, and ruling upon the variety of motions and petitions filed with the Division.

The goal of the presentation is to provide practical tips which will allow attorneys to most effectively present one’s case and best represent their client’s interests.

Tips include:
  • making efficient use of Division resources in motion and settlement practice
  • effective preparation for hearing
  • displaying the appropriate demeanor and setting the tone for hearing
  • effective use of hearing exhibits and evidence
  • turning one’s brief into the most efficient and effective tool possible.

CLE CREDIT (approved)

1 state hour

ISBA Work Comp Section Member - $20
ISBA Member - $40
Non-ISBA Member - $60

(As an ISBA Member, you may join the ISBA Workers' Compensation Section for $15. Please call ISBA Membership Director Mary Hill at 515-697-7870 to join)

Any materials related to this webinar, as well as joining instructions, will be sent via email days prior to the event. ISBA members, please make sure we have your most up-to-date email address by updating your records.

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